BEN COOPER: The One Yorkshire devolution proposal is ambitious. The government was wrong to reject it.
MARY-ANN STEPHENSON: Women in the UK are more likely to be poorer than men. Our social security system would be different if it were based around the needs of women living in poverty.
HARTLEPOOL FABIANS: How can towns which have been left behind reconnect with a political system that they feel has ignored them?
ÖZLEM ONARAN: Governments must concentrate less on balancing the budget and instead adopt fiscal policies that improve the long-term, collective wellbeing of society.
NICK DEARDEN: We need to challenge the way we trade.
LIAM BYRNE MP: Without the creative construction of a new politics, we risk a populist tidal wave.